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Tardigrades survive deadly radiation by glowing in the dark

By Michael Marshall This tardigrade uses fluorescence to resist lethal UV radiationHarikumar R Suma & Sandeep M Eswarappa A tiny tardigrade can survive intense ultraviolet radiation for an hour by…

New technology allows cancer patients to watch movies during radiation

AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — No matter the age, radiation treatment can be tough on any cancer patient. Which is why UCHealth helped develop a special piece of technology to help…

Tunable free-electron X-ray radiation from van der Waals materials — ScienceDaily

Researchers at the Technion — Israel Institute of Technology have developed precise radiation sources that may replace the expensive and cumbersome facilities currently used for such tasks. The suggested apparatus…

Better detection of microwave radiation will improve thermal imaging, electronic warfare, radio communications — ScienceDaily

Army-funded research developed a new microwave radiation sensor with 100,000 times higher sensitivity than currently available commercial sensors. Researchers said better detection of microwave radiation will enable improved thermal imaging,…

Astronauts have to worry about radiation in space? Let’s stick to robots

This screen grab taken from video footage shows China’s Jade Rabbit moon rover in 2013. (AFP Photo / CCTV ) To the editor: Data collected by a Chinese lunar lander…

High radiation on moon means lunar bases should be buried for safety

NASA recently unveiled the plan for its Artemis program, a series of missions that would return astronauts to the moon.  A new study reveals how much radiation astronauts are exposed…

Moonwalking Humans Get Blasted With 200 Times the Radiation Experienced on Earth | Smart News

The 12 human beings who have walked on the moon were all bombarded by radiation roughly 200 times what we experience here on Earth, reports Adam Mann for Science. That’s…

First measurements of radiation levels on the moon — ScienceDaily

In the coming years and decades, various nations want to explore the moon, and plan to send astronauts there again for this purpose. But on our inhospitable satellite, space radiation…

New measurements show moon has hazardous radiation levels

Marcia Dunn, Ap Aerospace Writer Updated 2:04 pm CDT, Friday, September 25, 2020 FILE – In this Sept. 2, 2020 file photo, the full moon shines surrounded by clouds in the…

Earth’s Van Allen radiation belts double as particle accelerator

Sept. 10 (UPI) — Electrons in the radiation belts surrounding Earth can be accelerated to extreme speeds across short distances, according to a study published Thursday in the journal Nature…